The Las Animas City Council will hold a public hearing at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday to discuss lifting the ban on the sale of recreational marijuana in the area.

The Las Animas City Council will hold a public hearing at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday to discuss lifting the ban on the sale of recreational marijuana in the area. The public hearing will be held before the council's regular meeting which will begin at 7 p.m.

If the ban is lifted, businesses would be allowed to set up shop in city limits. Anyone wishing to speak on the topic, should attend the public hearing.

No action can be taken at the public hearing, but the topic will become an agenda item during the regular meeting.